Science Level 2

SCI201
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mrs Scoggins

Science 201

This is a vocational pathways course. It has achievement standards from three pathways, Primary Industries (Chemistry and Geology), Manufacturing and Technology (Electronics) and Biology. This course is for students who do not want to do the specialist Sciences but who are interested in practical applications. 

It is an entirely internally assessed course. 

 NOTE THAT STUDENTS MUST HAVE THEIR OWN DEVICE. 

Optional Standards:
US 18242 Electronics (3 credits)
AS 91163 Chemistry Research (3 credits)




Pathway

Living Science Level 3, Science level 3

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

NOTE THAT STUDENTS MUST HAVE THEIR OWN DEVICE.
Pauanui Field Trip (end of Term 1) $15-$20


Credit Information
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91190 v2 Earth and Space Science 2.4 - Investigate how organisms survive in an extreme environment
2
I
4
Y
A.S. 91189 v2 Earth and Space Science 2.3 - Investigate geological processes in a New Zealand locality
2
I
4
Y
A.S. 91168 v2 Physics 2.1 - Carry out a practical physics investigation that leads to a non-linear mathematical relationship
2
I
4
Y
Y
A.S. 91158 v2 Biology 2.6 - Investigate a pattern in an ecological community, with supervision
2
I
4
Y
A.S. 91153 v2 Biology 2.1 - Carry out a practical investigation in a biology context, with supervision
2
I
4
Y
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 20 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 20 credits.

Pathway Tags

Nursing Technician, Technologist, Teaching, Vet, Nurse, Meteorology, Geophysics, Astronomy, Medical Radiation Technician, Tree Surgeon, Nursery Production Manager, Packhouse Supervisor, Orchard Grower, Town Planner, Demographer, Tourist Operator, Tourism Industry, Archaeologist, Anthropologist, Meteorologist


Disclaimer

Courses outlined will only be available in 2020 if sufficient students wish to take them AND appropriate staff are available to teach them. Courses that do not run may be offered through distance learning and be supported by the Distance Learning Department.